A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.7127 West, latitude 54.5783 North, depth = 19.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:51:24 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:51 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.2 km (12 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di9hvpt. Id of event: ak020di9hvpt. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:51:24 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and five and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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